Handling and storage plants for animal by-products: application

Form to apply for approval to operate a handling or storage plant for animal by-products.



This form is part of the guide to handling and storing animal by-products.

Plants must be approved before they can receive or store animal by-products (ABPs). This applies to:

  • the handling and storage of raw ABPs
  • the storage of derived ABP products

As part of the approval process your facility will be inspected.

For customers in England, return the completed form to APHA Customer Service Centre Worcester.

For customers in Wales, return the completed form to the APHA office in Caernarfon.

For customers in Scotland, return the completed form to your local APHA Field Service Office.

Published 18 December 2013
Last updated 5 May 2020 + show all updates
  1. Changed form format to interactive PDF.

  2. Updated ABPR03 form

  3. Application and Inspection form for approval of a handling/storage plant or storage plant for animal by-products derived products updated.

  4. Data protection statement updated on the form

  5. AHVLA documents have been re-assigned to the new Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).

  6. First published.